Annual Events

Zoo Boise holds a variety of events throughout the year. From adult only events to family fun days, there’s always something exciting happening at the zoo.

Easter EGGstravaganza at Zoo Boise.

Easter EGGstravaganza

Saturday, March 30, 2024

Hop on over to Zoo Boise where the Easter Bunny will be available for photo-ops and his helpers will be passing out candy at stations throughout the zoo. There will also be face painting, special treats for the animals, activities, vendors, and more. It’s always totally EGG-cellent! Normal admissions prices apply, but free for zoo members.

Group of adults enjoying Brew at the Zoo.

Roars and Pours

Friday, June 21, 2024
Friday, August 2, 2024

We’re opening the zoo afterhours for adults (21+) only! Explore on a summer evening and enjoy zoo experiences at your own pace.

Beer, wine, cider, and food available for purchase.

The zoo at evening, with string lights and people eating.


Friday, August 16, 2024

Zoo Boise’s premier event of the year! Guests (21+) will be treated to an unforgettable evening featuring extraordinary cuisine and drinks from local restaurants and catering companies, live music, live auction, raffle, one-of-a-kind zoo items for sale, and special zoo experiences.

Boo At The Zoo Annual Event

Boo at the Zoo

Saturday & Sunday, October 26 – 27, 2024

Join Zoo Boise for the best family Halloween event in town! There will be trick or treat candy stations, costume contests for all ages, vendors, photo ops, face painting, special Halloween themed treats for the zoo animals, and much more! Normal admissions prices apply, but free for zoo members.

Vendor Booth Space Is Available

Are you looking for an affordable way to gain public awareness for your group, company, or organization? Booth space is available at Zoo Boise’s biggest events of the year. This is a great opportunity to promote your organization, grow your brand, or sample and demonstrate your products to 1000s of kids, parents, and families.

Easter EGGstravaganza

Date: Saturday, March 30, 2024
Attendance: 5,000-10,000
Booth Cost: $350

Boo at the Zoo

Date: October 26 & 27, 2024
Attendance: 5,000 – 10,000
Booth Cost: $350 for one day and $650 for two days

Questions? Please contact our event coordinator at 208-608-7744 or by email.